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Managing Fire Ants in Pastures

Unfortunately, fire ants have found a home in most of our southeastern pastures and in many of our lawns …

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From the Vine: Fall Weed Program

Labor Day has always been considered the last hurrah of Summer. Days are getting shorter, temperatures are getting cooler, …

From the Vine - Mosquitos

An evening planned sitting on the patio can be ruined by buzzing and biting mosquitos. The recent rains that …

Pesticide Disposal Event Nets Pounds

The Sampson County Extension Center in cooperation with North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Pesticide Disposal Assistance …

Hessian Fly

Will Hessian Fly be an issue in wheat this year? They very well could be. A few weeks ago, …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

PPO-inhibiting herbicide injury

PPO-Inhibiting Herbicide Injury on Soybean

This factsheet discusses protoporphyrinogen oxidase (PPO)-inhibiting herbicide injury in soybean.

5 days ago
Very-long-chain fatty acid synthesis-inhibiting herbicide injury

VLCFA Inhibiting Herbicide Injury on Soybean

This factsheet discuses very-long-chain fatty acid synthesis-inhibiting herbicide injury on soybean.

5 days ago
Paraquat applied to soybeans

PSII-Inhibiting Herbicide Injury on Soybean

This factsheet discusses PS-II-inhibiting herbicide injury on soybean.

5 days ago
HPPD-inhibiting herbicide pre-emergence

HPPD and Clomazone Injury on Soybean

This factsheet discusses HPPD and clomazine injury on soybean.

5 days ago

Preemergence Herbicide Efficacy

A table of efficacy rankings for preemergence herbicides labeled for use in nursery crops and/or …

6 days ago
GFW on apple

Green Fruitworm

Green fruitworm description, life cycle, damage, and control.

1 week ago
Figure 1A. Adult beetle.

The Small Hive Beetle: A Pest of Honey Bee Colonies

This factsheet describes the small hive beetle, its life cycle and how to prevent infestations …

1 week ago
varroa mite

Managing Varroa Mites in Honey Bee Colonies

The varroa mite (Varroa destructor) is the most serious pest of honey bee colonies worldwide. …

1 week ago